Bill 115, Putting Students First Act, 2012

Broten, Hon Laurel C. Minister of Education

Current Status: Royal Assent received Chapter Number: S.O. 2012 C.11

Viewing: Royal Assent (current version) pdf

Background Information

Ministry of Education

Ontario to repeal Putting Students First Act: McGuinty Government Supporting Stability in Schools
Press release, January 23, 2013

New Agreements For Teachers And Support Staff Introduced - Bill 115 To Be Repealed 
Press release, January 3, 2013

Ontario Putting Students and Families First
Press release, September 11, 2012

Statement by Education Minister Laurel Broten On The Proposed Putting Students First Act 
August 27, 2012

School To Stay On Track And Without Disruptions
Press release, August 16, 2012

Putting Students First Act
Backgrounder, August 16, 2012

Chronology of 2012 Provincial Labour Framework Discussions 
Backgrounder, August 16, 2012

Government House Leader

Statement From The Government House Leader
August 20, 2012 

Witnesses Appearing before the Committee

Links are to witness testimony in committee.

Standing Committee on Social Policy

September 5, 2012

Dufferin-Peel Occasional Teachers’ Bargaining Unit

 Ontario Catholic School Trustees’ Association

CUPE Ontario

Association des enseignantes et des enseignants Franco-Ontariens

Ontario Principals' Council

Ontario Federation of Labour

Ms. Claire Laughlin

Catholic Principals' Council of Ontario

Ontario Secondary School Teachers' Federation

Dr. Lynn Vause

Ontario Public School Boards' Association

People for Education

Mr. Steve Kirby

September 6, 2012

Association des conseils scolaires des écoles publiques de l’Ontario

Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario

Ontario English Catholic Teachers’ Association

CUPE’s Ontario School Board Coordinating Committee

Canadian Civil Liberties Association


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